Geotechnical Engineer - Hawkes Bay

Job title : Geotechnical Engineer - Hawkes Bay
Location : Hawke's Bay
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR70617

With a solid forward work load focussed across the regional Hawkes Bay area, north towards Gisborne and west including parts of the Bay of Plenty, a variety of work is on offer across Residential, Commercial and Industrial Developments with both private and public sector organisations.

Ideally you will be a team player with developed technical skills and just as importantly a positive attitude and personable approach who takes pride in delivering quality outcomes for your clients!

The Role:

  • Key hire to become an integral part of an established, leading provincial practice with stable long term work load

  • Prepare design briefs for Geotechnical or multidisciplinary projects including preliminary programming and estimates

  • Plan and execute Geotechnical site investigations

  • Provide Geotechnical analysis and design of engineering works

  • Produce reports and provide practical, efficient advice and recommendations to clients

  • Identify opportunities to do things better, support Geotechnical and multidisciplinary colleagues, be collaborative, seek assistance when required

Key Skills:

  • Tertiary qualified in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering

  • A number of years NZ based consultancy experience

  • Developed understanding of liquefaction and the associated impacts on soil and buildings

  • Familiar with a range of slope stability and liquefaction software

  • Able to produce succinct, high quality technical reports

  • Knowledge and experience working with local and regional soil conditions desirable

  • Personable, genuine character who values integrity and is comfortable working in a flat structured, collaborative environment

  • Not afraid to get your hands dirty, muck in!

  • Current Full Drivers Licence

As an established leading practice who have secured some great contracts and undergone positive, transformational change over a challenging 2020 this is an exceptional opportunity not to be missed. Actively embracing flexible, collaborative working and with a true team culture, based in a desirable location this role has it all.

For more information contact Kerry Rowlands on (09) 951 5006 / 021 917 913, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref: KR70617